Sesarma brockii   de Man,  1887 (Crab)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Sesarmidae

Image copyrights: S. Ajmal Khan and S. Ravichandran

Description

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands (Lat: 12.5) (Long: 92.75) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Pichavaram Mangrove INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Alcock, A (1968) Materials for a carcinological fauna of India the Brachyura Oxyrhyncha The Baptist Mission Press 1 1-456 Available at - Pune University, Pune
  • Kathiresan, k (2000) A review of studies on Pichavaram mangrove, southeast India Hydrobiologia Kluwer Academic Publishers, Netherlands 430 108-205 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Khan, SA and Ravichandran, S Brachyuran crabs UNU OpenCourseWare - Training course on mangroves and biodiversity Available at - http://ocw.unu.edu/international-network-on-water-environment-and-health/unu-inweh-course-1-mangroves/Brachyuran-crabs.pdf
  • Kannupandi, T; Vijayakumar, G and Shanmugan, A (1998) Proline accumulation of Sesarma brockii De Man larvae in response to the larval development and salinity stress Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 40(1&2) 194-196 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Soundarapandian,P; John Samuel,N; Ravichandran,S and Kannupandi,T (2008) Biodiversity of crabs in the Pichavaram Mangrove environment, South East Coast of India International Journal of Zoological Research CASMB, Parangipettai, Tamil Nadu 4(2) 113-118 Available at - http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=ijzr.2008.113.118&linkid=pdf

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